1997 Ford Escort Q&A

1997 Ford Escort Question: 1997 ford escort ghia my drivers seat has a control lever that tilts the seat

The seat is now locked in the tilt position, how can I release it, also some electric cables run up to the seat base and to a control , I don' know what this is -
Answer 1
poss broken latch relesae,pull side cover and insp -
Comment 1
Hi, the latch and pull cable works ok, but the upper tooth cam is not responding when the lever is pulled -
Comment 2
iv seen these that the weld breaks and they need to be welded or repl.i think thats what you are talking about -